Completed inquiries and reports

|Current Parliament|

|45th Parliament|

|44th Parliament|

|Previous Parliaments|

Report Name Date Tabled

Protecting the age of innocence - Report of the inquiry into age verification for online wagering and online pornography

Parliamentary Paper: 61/2020
Government Response: 1 June 2021

5 March 2020

Shelter in the storm - COVID-19 and homelessness - Interim report of the inquiry into homelessness in Australia

Parliamentary Paper: 261/2020

7 October 2020

Inquiry into family, domestic and sexual violence

Parliamentary Paper:119/2021
Government Response:  No response to date

31 March 2021 

Ending Indefinite and Arbitrary Immigration Detention Bill 2021

The Committee Chair, Mr Andrew Wallace MP, reported to the House by oral statement.  The transcript of the statement can be found by clicking here.

22 June 2021

Constitutional roundtable on fixed four-year parliamentary terms

The Committee has not reported on this roundtable.  Evidence from the roundtable will be considered as part of the Committee's inquiry into constitutional reform and referendums.


Final Report - Inquiry into homelessness in Australia

Parliamentary Paper: TBA
Government Response: No response to date

 4 August 2021


About this committee

The Standing Committee on Social Policy and Legal Affairs is appointed under Standing Order 215.

The Committee may inquire into and report on any matter referred to it by either the House or a Minister, including any pre-legisation proposal, bill, motion, petition, vote or expenditure, other financial matter, report or document.

Track Committee

Committee Secretariat contact:

Committee Secretary
House of Representatives Standing Committee on Social Policy and Legal Affairs
PO Box 6021
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 2358
Fax: +61 2 6277 8463